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by NormanDunbar
Tue May 14, 2019 8:30 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Asymmetric multiprocessing...
Replies: 21
Views: 575

Re: Asymmetric multiprocessing...

Dave wrote:Transputers.... because transputers!


No other reason required! I thought I was the only person who got excited by Transputers.


Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Thu May 09, 2019 10:11 pm
Forum: General QL Chat
Topic: The Sinclair QL Series
Replies: 10
Views: 378

Re: The Sinclair QL Series

QDOS Companion. Artificial Intelligence (https://qlforum.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=9&t=2398&start=50#p27711) Those are two that spring to mind. Also, check out the books page on the wiki at https://qlwiki.qlforum.co.uk/doku.php?id=qlwiki:books with links to numerous books, most have cover images...
by NormanDunbar
Sat May 04, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: The Off-Topic Section
Topic: Today I Received...
Replies: 58
Views: 4503

Re: Today I Received...

Artificial Intelligence written by someone called Brain? There must be a link there somewhere? :D

Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Fri May 03, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Issue 8 discussions...
Replies: 98
Views: 4394

Re: Issue 8 discussions...

Dave wrote:Finally, was anyone else taught in school that half a byte is a nybble? Not a nibble. A nybble?


Yes, back in college in 1982-83 I was taught that. I was on the National Computing Centre Threshold Scheme at the time. The correct spelling never looked right though.

Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Wed May 01, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Help for New Users
Topic: Hello & help needed with QL networking and TK2
Replies: 20
Views: 734

Re: Hello & help needed with QL networking and TK2

Lots of good stuff here Gents, anyone fancy writing something for the Wiki? (https://qlwiki.qlforum.co.uk)

Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Tue Apr 30, 2019 10:22 pm
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ULTRA GOLD CARD
Replies: 24
Views: 1062

Re: ULTRA GOLD CARD

Looks like your kickstarter has been taken down Dave. Error 404.
Shame, I could do with a Nasta clone!


Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: Qmenu - Outln_rext
Replies: 4
Views: 234

Re: Qmenu - Outln_rext

You can get the latest QMENU manual from Marcel's fine web site at https://www.kilgus.net/smsqe/qmenu/

Cheers,
Norm.
by NormanDunbar
Thu Apr 25, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: SMSQ/E Source Reading
Replies: 13
Views: 449

Re: SMSQ/E Source Reading

Hi Marcel, I disagree on it being hard to read. I agree, it doesn't read like a good book, or perhaps, some higher level languages, but in the main, I find it "not too bad" to read. Having said that, I get annoyed/confused/whatever with the use of really short labels what are pretty much l...
by NormanDunbar
Thu Apr 25, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: Software & Programming
Topic: SMSQ/E Source Reading
Replies: 13
Views: 449

Re: SMSQ/E Source Reading

I have been reading the SMSQ/E source code files, which I find very good and specific 68000 assembly language reference material. I get the impression that I'm probably the only person in the world who finds Tony's code extremely hard to read! I suppose it must be me that's "at fault" the...